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Women in the Archives: Community Conference

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Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

2 Titanic Boulevard

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Women in the Archives: Community Conference 2020

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Celebrate International Women’s Day by joining our Women in the Archives team and programme participants, to see a showcase of some of the amazing outputs created as part of this project.

These will include film screenings, AR/VR demonstrations, another chance to see the full Women in the Archives exhibition and hear directly from participants on what taking part has meant to them.

PRONI will be open from 9am to 4pm on Saturday 7th of March. Creative outputs from Women in the Archives community engagement programmes will be on display in a Market Place in the PRONI Reading Room, alongside the Women in the Archives exhibition curated jointly by PRONI and the Linen Hall Library.

There will also be a programme of talks, film screenings, panel discussions and a play performance between 10am and 3.30pm.

10am – Introductions from Women in the Archives team and DFC

10:30am – SCREENING – Changing the Narrative (60mins) - five shorts celebrating women’s roles in rural South Armagh and the rich traditions, stunning landscape, and heritage in the area.

11.30am – PANEL DISCUSSION with Community Group Leaders

12.30pm – Lunch

1.15pm – PANEL DISCUSSION with Participants from various Women in the Archives programmes

2.00pm – SCREENING – From the Mournes to the Rockies: a Fantastic Journey (26mins) – film about Rathfriland-born Catherine O'Hare Schubert and her incredible overland journey to the gold fields of British Columbia whilst pregnant, with three children by her side.

2.30pm – LIVE PERFORMANCE - Little Hills (60mins) – play about Catherine O’Hare Schubert and her husband Augustus Schubert.

This is a FREE event, however booking is required via the link below. Lunch will be provided, including vegetarian options.

Making the Future is a project supported by the European Union's PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB).

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